Mother’s depression symptoms from preconception to postpartum linked with children’s behavioral issues

Via Peters

Children whose mothers experience rising levels of depression from the period before pregnancy until the months just after giving birth are at greater risk of developing emotional, social and academic problems during their youth, UCLA psychology researchers and colleagues report. Their recently published seven-year study, which tracked mothers and their […]

Postpartum Nutrition Tips from a New Mom

Via Peters

I wish we were talking more about postpartum nutrition. Society is so quick to talk about dieting to “get your body back” after baby—instead of focusing on fueling to support healing your body and feeding a growing baby. They’re such polar opposite concepts: deprivation and punishment versus nourishment and fueling. […]